|8/30/07||Soros-linked group hit with huge fine|
The Federal Election Commission has fined one of the last cycle's biggest liberal political action committees $775,000 for using unregulated soft money to boost John Kerry and other Democratic candida . . . .
|8/29/07||Benefit Of The Doubt|
The Supreme Court rocked the 2008 presidential race by upsetting, in late June, a provision of the McCain-Feingold speech-regulation law that banned any radio or TV ad mentioning the name of a candida . . . .
Republicans surveying the country for reasons to be hopeful about their party's future have found at least one bright spot on the landscape. In Louisiana, Governor Kathleen Blanco's post-Katrina stumb . . . .
|8/28/07||Would Banning Firearms Reduce Murder and Suicide?|
To research that question, researchers Gary Mauser (left) and
Don Kates compiled statistics for the rates of murder and gun
ownership for nations stretching from the Baltic to the
Mediterranean and the Atlantic to the Pacific.
|8/24/07||Sportsmen`s Issues Thrust Into 2008 Race|
An unusual move by President Bush to promote hunting on federal lands is calling attention to sportsmen`s issues, which presidential candidates have largely neglected on the stump in recent months.
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|8/22/07||Thompson Brings Gun Control To The Fore|
Former Senator Fred D. Thompson of Tennessee, who has not officially declared his presidential ambitions, took a not-very-veiled swipe yesterday at the leading Republican candidate, former Mayor Rudol . . . .
|8/17/07||Democrats vie for most electable|
"Mr. Richardson says although he is not considered a 'rock star' like Mrs. Clinton or Mr. Obama, 'It should be about who can win. I'm electable.'
"Democrats too often nominate 'Northeastern' candid . . . .
|8/9/07||Hill Democrats` Ratings Worry Some In Party|
Party strategists are worried that growing disapproval of the Democratic majority in Congress will weaken its prospects in next year`s elections while boosting Republicans` chances of winning in compe . . . .
|8/3/07||Pack Closing On Hillary In Early States|
The race between Democratic presidential front-runners in the early state contests has tightened in the past month, defying national polls that show Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton with a sizable lead.
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|8/1/07||Too Uninformed To Vote?|
"Can you name all three branches of government? asks Jonah Goldberg. "Can you name even one? Do you know who your congressman is? Your senators? Do you even know how many senators each state gets? If . . . .
|8/1/07||Let Fairness Doctrine R.I.P.|
The conversation now about revival of the Fairness Doctrine, buried by the Federal Communications Commission 20 years ago, shows no idea ever dies. Even the worst ones.
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